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December 15th, 2016 – Fundraiser

December 15th, 2016 – Fundraiser

Fundraiser Sensei Michael Cordeiro of Montreal Kanreikai has been invited to the 4th Kyokushin Union Cup World Karate Championship on January 21st, 2017, in Okinawa, Japan. Such an invitation extended to a fighter not affiliated with a Kyokushin Karate Federation is very rare and brings honor to Sensei Michael as well as the World Kanreikai […]

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December 9th, 2016 – Black Belt Promotion

December 9th, 2016 – Black Belt Promotion

Black Belt Promotion On Friday, December 9th, 2016, Shihan Shlomi Levy of Israel Kanreikai hosted a Black Belt Promotion test. Black Belt Promotion tests always represent tremendous challenges for the contenders – and this test was no exception. After warming up, the students where led through their basic techniques, sequences, kata forms and weapon kata […]

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December 8th, 2016 – Belt Promotion Test

December 8th, 2016 – Belt Promotion Test

Belt Promotion Test On Thursday, December 8th, 2016, Hanshi Manny hosted a Belt Promotion Test at the Danbury Kanreikai Dojo. Hard work and discipline are necessary to achieve each grade. It is important to emphasize that a new belt does not solely reflect progress in terms of physical achievement. It also means that the student has […]

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November 8th, 2016 – DKK Tip Promotion Test

November 8th, 2016 – DKK Tip Promotion Test

Danbury Kanreikai Tip Promotion Test On Tuesday, November 8th, 2016, Hanshi Manny Matias hosted a Tip Promotion Test at the Danbury Kanreikai Dojo. A Tip-Test or Pre-Test is administered to determine a student’s baseline knowledge or preparedness for his/her next belt rank. At the end of a Tip-Test, Hanshi not only awards the student with a […]

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November 5th, 2016 – Oyama Karate Tournament

November 5th, 2016 – Oyama Karate Tournament

Oyama Karate Tournament On Saturday, November 5th, 2016, Shihan Mike Skinner hosted the annual Oyama Karate Tournament at the New Paltz High School in New Paltz, NY. Instructors and Students from Danbury, New Canaan and Revena Kanreikai participated in the event. Sensei Calvin Ortiz of Ravena Kanreikai volunteered as a Kata Judge. Sensei Robert Cuda […]

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October 18th, 2016 – Belt Promotion Test

October 18th, 2016 – Belt Promotion Test

Belt Promotion Test On Tuesday, October 18th, 2016, Hanshi Manny hosted a Belt Promotion test at the Danbury Kanreikai Karate Dojo. A student is invited to test when he or she has not only achieved the required class time, but has shown Hanshi and the DKK Instructors through dedicated training and hard work, that they […]

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October 10th, 2016 – Sensei Gary’s Promotion

October 10th, 2016 – Sensei Gary’s Promotion

Congratulations Sensei Gary London – 4th Dan!   On Saturday, August 13th, 2016 Sensei Gary London participated in a Black Belt Promotion Test. His objective was to achieve the rank of 4th Dan. Sensei Gary has been training in the martial arts for over thirty years. He attained his first black belt in Tae-kwon-do. He then joined […]

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September 11th, 2016 – DKK Mini Tournament

September 11th, 2016 – DKK Mini Tournament

DKK Mini Tournament On Sunday, September 11th, 2016, students from the Danbury Kanreikai dojo participated in a Mini-Tournament. Some of Danbury Kanreikai’s newest students are interested in participating in the Kanreikai Open 2016 Championship in October and this was Danbury’s way of preparing them for said event. The students actively participated in the Kata and […]

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August 29th, 2016 – DKK Tip Promotion Test

August 29th, 2016 – DKK Tip Promotion Test

DKK Tip Promotion Test On Monday, August 29th, 2016, Hanshi Manny Matias hosted a Tip Promotion Test. A Tip-Test or Pre-Test is administered to determine a student’s baseline knowledge or preparedness for his/her next belt rank. At the end of a Tip-Test, Hanshi not only awards the student with a colored stripe added to their belt, but […]

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August 13th, 2016 – Shihan Denis Cordeiro

August 13th, 2016 – Shihan Denis Cordeiro

Congratulations to Shihan Denis! Grand Master, Hanshi Manny Matias, presented Shihan Denis with his new belt during the Black Belt Promotion Test at Danbury Kanreikai Karate, August 13th, 2016. Shihan Denis, along with Hanshi Manny and Sensei Bob Underhill, founded World Kanreikai Karate in 2004. President of the organization since 2014, he is a most dynamic […]

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